TITLE

Bluetooth's Big Moment

AUTHOR(S)
Marek, Sue
PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Week;05/28/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 22, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the claims of bluetooth advocates that bluetooth technology might be an alternative or a complementary to the 802.11b wireless local area network standard. Expectations that bluetooth-enabled wireless communication devices would be released by the end of 2001; Comparison of the compatibility and interoperability of bluetooth and 802.11b; Potential applications of bluetooth.
ACCESSION #
4532076

 

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